Soneva Stars

This year, there's no better time to visit Soneva. Introducing our Soneva Stars Programme, which celebrates the diverse array of guest activities and experiences on offer this year, ranging from visiting Michelin-starred chefs and astronomers…

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Visiting Practitioner

Andrew Rosenstock

Nov. 15, 2020 - Dec. 8, 2020 | Soneva Jani

Andrew is a Certified Rolfer®, Board Certified Structural Integrator, Certified 1000 Hour Yoga Therapist (C-IAYT 1000), iRest Yoga Nidra Level II Trained Teacher....

Cricketer & Politician

Gautam Gambhir

Nov. 25 - 29, 2020 | Soneva Fushi

Gautam Gambhir is an international cricketer who played between 2003 and 2016. He has been a part of the Twenty20 World Cup winning team for India in 2007 and the OD....

Virtual Wine Tasting

Mas de Daumas Gassac

Nov. 29, 2020 | Soneva Fushi & Soneva Jani

For 50 years, Mas de Daumas Gassac and its iconoclastic wines have been tearing up the rule book to highlight the excellence of a terroir first revealed in 1972 by the estate’s creators...

Virtual Wine Tasting

Château Montus

Dec. 6, 2020 | Soneva Fushi & Soneva Jani

From the insights of the amazing reputation of this terroir in the 18th century, Alan Brumont started Château Montus in 1980. This unique terroir showcases the last traces of....

Aviation Expert

Jonathan Harman

Dec. 6 - 13, 2020 | Soneva Fushi

Jonathan Harman is an Airline Captain with British Airways and A Human Factors Safety Expert. Jonathan was previously a Captain at Ryanair (2013-2015) and a Busines....

Footballer

Mikael Silvestre

Dec. 14 - 26, 2020 | Soneva Fushi

Mikael Silvestre is a former French International player. Product of Stade Rennais FC youth system, Mikael claimed a first-team spot at only 18 and spent two good seasons......

Visiting Practitioner

Roger Moore

Dec. 10, 2020 - Jan. 10, 2021 | Soneva Jani

Roger is a world-renowned therapist to many celebrities who has been featured in magazines, TV health programmes and spa and health related articles throughout his career.....

Visiting Practitioner

Hortensia Corredoira

Dec. 15, 2020 - Apr. 15, 2021 | Soneva Jani

Originally from Spain and based in Rome, Italy, Hortensia has a Masters in Osteopathy in Germany and University Degrees in Sports Education and Physiotherapy. Lately, Hortensia’s

Virtual Wine Tasting

Château Angélus

Dec. 18, 2020 | Soneva Fushi & Soneva Jani

The vineyard of Château Angélus is situated in a natural amphitheatre overlooked by the three Saint-Emilion churches. In the middle of this special site, the sounds were amplified and...

Mentoring Firm

Oppidan Education

Dec. 18 - 26, 2020 | Soneva Fushi & Soneva Jani

During your stay, you might be interested to know that we are partnering with Oppidan Education, a British-based mentoring firm created to help children continue their learning outside...

Chef

Mickael Viljanen

Dec. 18 - 26, 2020 | Soneva Fushi

Mickael Viljanen was born in  Stockholm, Sweden, but grew up in Finland. After some time spent in the UK he moved to Ireland in 2000, and has worked with Paul Flynn at The Tannery, before spending five years at Gregans Castle where he won Chef of the Year and Restaurant of the Year from Food & Wine magazine, and also won...

Tennis Champion

Jonas Bjorkman

Dec. 19 - 26, 2020 | Soneva Fushi

Jonas Bjorkman is the former World No. 4 in singles, and World No. 1 in doubles. He retired from professional tennis in 2008, after achieving 6 singles titles...

Virtual Wine Tasting

Abadia Retuerta

Dec. 22, 2020 | Soneva Fushi & Soneva Jani

Abadía Retuerta is located on the “Golden Mile”, a road that is home to an unparalleled concentration of Spain’s greatest wineries, within a distance of 24 miles. The vineyards...

Programme

Festive Programme

Dec. 21, 2020 - Jan. 3, 2021 | Soneva Kiri

Celebrate this festive season with dining events, experiences for the whole family and more await.

Programme

Festive Programme

Dec. 23, 2020 - Jan. 7, 2021 | Soneva Fushi

Celebrate this festive season with dining events, experiences for the whole family and more await.

Programme

Festive Programme

Dec. 23, 2020 - Jan. 7, 2021 | Soneva Jani

Celebrate this festive season with dining events, experiences for the whole family and more await.

Virtual Wine Tasting

Vieux Château Certan

Dec. 28, 2020 | Soneva Fushi & Soneva Jani

Vieux Château Certan has been owned by the Thienpont family since 1924. After the death of the original owner, Georges Thienpont in 1962, the estate was run by one of his....

Chef

Tim Raue

Jan. 4 - 18, 2021 | Soneva Fushi

Chef Tim Raue, the only German chef so far, who has been portrayed in the renowned Netflix TV series "Chef’s Table“, currently has four restaurants: the two-Michelin–starred...

Virtual Wine Tasting

Château Musar

Jan. 7, 2021 | Soneva Fushi & Soneva Jani

Château Musar was founded in 1930 by Gaston Hochar. In 1959, his son Serge took over, joined by his brother Ronald. The wine gained its first international acclaim in 1979 at the...

Chef

Judy Joo

Jan. 16 - 26, 2021 | Soneva Fushi

In 2003, following an engineering degree at Columbia University and a career on Wall Street, Judy Joo decided it was time for a change. Realising that her passion was in cooking, she enrolled at the French Culinary.....

Virtual Wine Tasting

Hatt et Söner

Jan. 17, 2021 | Soneva Fushi & Soneva Jani

Hatt et Söner is committed to a new way of sharing the Champagne experience that has been highly acclaimed and admired by the Champagne making community.....

Virtual Wine Tasting

Rivetto

Jan. 24, 2021 | Soneva Fushi & Soneva Jani

In their fourth-generation of wine makers of the Barolo area, Rivetto Wines have been producing exquisite wines since 1902. They have been certified with the...

Virtual Wine Tasting

Clos Mogador

Jan. 31, 2021 | Soneva Fushi & Soneva Jani

Clos Mogador is the consequence of many generations. It all started in France in the 19th. century with Leon Barbier, and later on it moved to Catalonia, where his son, and.....

Tennis champion

Jonas Bjorkman

Feb. 6 - 20, 2021 | Soneva Fushi

Jonas Bjorkman is the former World No. 4 in singles, and World No. 1 in doubles. He retired from professional tennis in 2008, after achieving 6 singles titles......

Chef

Mark Lundgaard

Feb. 7 - 21, 2021 | Soneva Fushi

The Chef and Director at Kong Hans Kælder Restaurant, located in the oldest building in Copenhagen. In Mark’s universe, food is not a gift sent down from heaven.  In order to...

Chef

Esben Holmboe Bang

Feb. 19 - Mar. 1, 2021 | Soneva Fushi

Esben Holmboe Bang (36) is head chef and co-owner of Norway’s ground-breaking three Michelin-starred Restaurant Maaemo....

Glass Artist

Janusz Poźniak

Feb. 20 - Mar. 14, 2020 | Soneva Fushi

Janusz Poźniak grew up in the U.K. and started working with glass when he was 19 years old. Driven by his passion for pursuing a creative career, he moved to the U.S.A in 1991 to work alongside Dale Chihuly...

Chef

Cédric Vongerichten

Mar. 25 - Apr. 4, 2021 | Soneva Fushi & Jani

Cédric Vongerichten is the executive chef and owner of Wayan, a new, modern French-Indonesian restaurant in New York City. Originally born in Bangkok, Thailand.....

Astrophysicist

Dr. Becky Smethurst

Mar. 27 - Apr. 6, 2021 | Soneva Fushi & Jani

Dr Becky Smethurst is an astrophysicist and research fellow at the University of Oxford. Her current research is trying to answer the question....

Astronomer

Lars Lindberg Christensen

Mar. 27 - Apr. 10, 2021 | Soneva Fushi

Lars is an award-winning astronomer and science communicator. He has authored a dozen popular science books translated into more than ten languages....

Chef

Alberto Faccani

March. 30 - April 13, 2021 | Soneva Fushi

Italian chef Alberto Faccani has been passionate about the restaurant industry since he was a small child.....

Wine Expert

Jancis Robinson

Apr. 1 - 7, 2021 | Soneva Fushi & Jani

Voted the world's most influential wine critic in polls in the US, France and internationally in 2018, Jancis views herself as a wine writer rather than a wine critic....

Chefs

Chef Dylan & Chef Bo

Apr. 1 - 10, 2021 | Soneva Fushi & Jani

Bo.lan is founded on the belief that the best Thai restaurants should be found In Thailand. With that in mind the two chefs Duangporn Songvisava (Bo) and Dylan.....

Wine Expert

Jancis Robinson

April. 10 - 16, 2021 | Soneva Kiri

Voted the world's most influential wine critic in polls in the US, France and internationally in 2018, Jancis views herself as a wine writer rather than a wine critic....

Glass Artists

Chyanne Malcome & Ben Sharp

Aug. 5 - 26, 2021 | Soneva Fushi

Setsu and Shinobu Ito are both Japanese designers who have broad work experience in architecture, interior, product, industrial & packaging design....

Tai Chi Chuan teacher

Tathata Kobayashi

Aug. 20 - Sep. 10, 2021 | Soneva Fushi

Tathata Kobayashi was born in 1976 in Amsterdam, Holland. He grew up in Munich, Germany. Since his early childhood he is involved in Tai Chi Chuan. He was taught by...

Chef

Michael Wignall

Oct. 20 - 30, 2021 | Soneva Fushi

Michael Wignall’s experience of freshly cooked and multi-cultural cuisine started at a young age, raveling extensively from the Far East, to the United States and across Europe...

Artist

Magdalene Odundo

Oct. 20 - Nov. 10, 2021 | Soneva Fushi

Magdalene Odundo was born in Nairobi, Kenya, and received her early education in both India and Kenya. Best known for her hand-built ceramics, Magdalene Odundo originally...

Chef

Asma Khan

Oct. 30 - Nov. 7, 2021 | Soneva Fushi

Asma moved to Cambridge from Calcutta in 1991 to join her academic husband. She is Rajput on her father’s side and Bengali on her mother’s. After studying law, Asma...

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